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Sometimes You Should Retreat Before Pressing On

Wednesday, February 01, 2017 Bookmark and Share

Before modern military tactics were developed, it was common for the General to move to an elevated position to observe the battle. Typically, soldiers fighting face-to-face with their enemy were so focused on survival that they lacked perspective on whether they were winning or losing until the battle was over. The General’s view, however, prompted adjustments to increase the likelihood of victory.  

Snowflakes and Advisors: No Two Are Exactly Alike

Thursday, January 28, 2016 Bookmark and Share

A snowflake’s a snowflake, right? Wrong.

Put those tiny, frosted water crystals under a microscope and you’ll discover that no two are exactly alike. Each snowflake has its own unique pattern, size and shape.

Just like snowflakes, our advisors at Integrated Financial Group are unique. This is the essence of our Brain Trust: the individual knowledge and experience each advisor member contributes to the group. Together we may look similar, but separately we’re different. 

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